The table below looks at the statistics for Security Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Management over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Management
Rank 393 388 386
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing Security Management 40 39 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.21% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 26 27
Median daily rate £538 £456 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.80% +7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £218 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £441 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +3.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.17 £28.10 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-38.91% +87.33%
Security Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18283 18659 18629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.33% 81.19% 81.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13371 13253 13181
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 240 230
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £57.60 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Security Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Management across the London region.

Security Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Security Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Management across the London region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Security Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

Security Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Management across the London region.

Security Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Security Management
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Management within the London region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +35 9 £400 -11.11% 4
Security Management
England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 64 (65.31%) Information Security
2 47 (47.96%) Information Security Management
3 36 (36.73%) CISSP
4 29 (29.59%) Management Information System
5 27 (27.55%) CISM
6 23 (23.47%) Finance
6 23 (23.47%) Security Cleared
7 22 (22.45%) Cybersecurity
7 22 (22.45%) Security Operations
8 21 (21.43%) Information Assurance
8 21 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 21 (21.43%) Risk Management
9 19 (19.39%) SC Cleared
9 19 (19.39%) Security Architecture
10 17 (17.35%) Microsoft
11 16 (16.33%) SIEM
12 15 (15.31%) CISA
12 15 (15.31%) Penetration Testing
13 13 (13.27%) Degree
13 13 (13.27%) Network Security
13 13 (13.27%) ITIL
14 12 (12.24%) ISMS
15 11 (11.22%) Risk Assessment
15 11 (11.22%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (11.22%) CRISC
15 11 (11.22%) Vulnerability Management
16 10 (10.20%) Unix
16 10 (10.20%) Windows
16 10 (10.20%) IIS
16 10 (10.20%) C

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (10.20%) IIS
2 7 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.04%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (6.12%) MS Excel
1 6 (6.12%) MS Office
2 3 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.02%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.27%) Network Security
2 10 (10.20%) SAN
3 9 (9.18%) Firewall
4 4 (4.08%) Internet
4 4 (4.08%) NAS
5 3 (3.06%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (3.06%) Wireless
6 2 (2.04%) BIG-IP
6 2 (2.04%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.04%) Junos
6 2 (2.04%) NetScreen
6 2 (2.04%) SSL
7 1 (1.02%) DNS
7 1 (1.02%) LAN
7 1 (1.02%) LDAP
7 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.02%) VPN
7 1 (1.02%) WAN
7 1 (1.02%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.10%) VLDB
5 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.02%) InfluxDB
7 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.02%) PowerPivot
7 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (23.47%) Finance
2 9 (9.18%) Legal
3 8 (8.16%) Banking
4 6 (6.12%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.08%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.02%) Advertising
6 1 (1.02%) Law
6 1 (1.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (23.47%) Architect
2 22 (22.45%) Security Architect
3 16 (16.33%) Analyst
3 16 (16.33%) Consultant
3 16 (16.33%) Security Analyst
4 11 (11.22%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 10 (10.20%) Security Consultant
5 10 (10.20%) Security Manager
6 9 (9.18%) Administrator
7 8 (8.16%) Head of Security
8 7 (7.14%) DBA
8 7 (7.14%) Information Analyst
8 7 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
9 6 (6.12%) Business Analyst
9 6 (6.12%) SQL DBA
10 4 (4.08%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.08%) Security Engineer
10 4 (4.08%) Security Project Manager
10 4 (4.08%) Senior Consultant
10 4 (4.08%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.04%) Middleware
1 2 (2.04%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.02%) OpenID
2 1 (1.02%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (29.59%) Management Information System
2 8 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.12%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.12%) Virtual Team
4 4 (4.08%) Cryptography
5 3 (3.06%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.04%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.04%) CMDB
6 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.04%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.04%) Economics
6 2 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.04%) PKI
6 2 (2.04%) Replication
7 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.02%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.02%) Spread Betting
7 1 (1.02%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.20%) Linux
1 10 (10.20%) Unix
1 10 (10.20%) Windows
2 5 (5.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (4.08%) Solaris
4 3 (3.06%) AIX
5 2 (2.04%) Android
5 2 (2.04%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.02%) CentOS
6 1 (1.02%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (65.31%) Information Security
2 47 (47.96%) Information Security Management
3 22 (22.45%) Cybersecurity
3 22 (22.45%) Security Operations
4 21 (21.43%) Information Assurance
4 21 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 19 (19.39%) Security Architecture
6 16 (16.33%) SIEM
7 15 (15.31%) Penetration Testing
8 13 (13.27%) ITIL
9 12 (12.24%) ISMS
10 11 (11.22%) Risk Assessment
10 11 (11.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (11.22%) Vulnerability Management
11 8 (8.16%) Change Control
11 8 (8.16%) Identity Access Management
11 8 (8.16%) Information Management
11 8 (8.16%) Risk Analysis
12 7 (7.14%) TOGAF
12 7 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.20%) C
2 6 (6.12%) Perl
2 6 (6.12%) PowerShell
2 6 (6.12%) Python
2 6 (6.12%) Shell Script
2 6 (6.12%) SQL
3 5 (5.10%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.04%) Assembly Language
4 2 (2.04%) C++
4 2 (2.04%) Java
4 2 (2.04%) Ruby
5 1 (1.02%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 36 (36.73%) CISSP
2 27 (27.55%) CISM
3 23 (23.47%) Security Cleared
4 19 (19.39%) SC Cleared
5 15 (15.31%) CISA
6 13 (13.27%) Degree
7 11 (11.22%) CRISC
8 5 (5.10%) GIAC
8 5 (5.10%) IISP
8 5 (5.10%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (4.08%) DV Cleared
10 3 (3.06%) CCNP
10 3 (3.06%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (3.06%) ISSAP
11 2 (2.04%) CCNA
11 2 (2.04%) CCSA
11 2 (2.04%) CEH
11 2 (2.04%) JNCIA
11 2 (2.04%) JNCIS
11 2 (2.04%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (10.20%) PCI DSS
3 6 (6.12%) SLA
4 5 (5.10%) COBIT
4 5 (5.10%) GPG13
4 5 (5.10%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (3.06%) QA
6 2 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (5.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.04%) Samba
2 2 (2.04%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.02%) Docker
3 1 (1.02%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.02%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (4.08%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (2.04%) BladeLogic
2 2 (2.04%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.02%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.02%) Consul
3 1 (1.02%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.02%) Foglight
3 1 (1.02%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.02%) Grafana
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.02%) Puppet
3 1 (1.02%) SELinux
3 1 (1.02%) Terraform
3 1 (1.02%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (17.35%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.18%) BMC
3 6 (6.12%) Citrix
4 5 (5.10%) Remedy
4 5 (5.10%) VMware
5 4 (4.08%) Cisco
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle
5 4 (4.08%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.06%) Cognos
6 3 (3.06%) Solace
7 2 (2.04%) Brocade
7 2 (2.04%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.04%) DataSynapse
7 2 (2.04%) F5
7 2 (2.04%) Juniper
7 2 (2.04%) Palo Alto
7 2 (2.04%) Reuters
7 2 (2.04%) Riverbed
7 2 (2.04%) Splunk
7 2 (2.04%) Veritas